Effects of a Pain Catastrophizing Induction on Sensory Testing in Women with Chronic Low Back Pain: A Pilot Study
Taub, Chloe J.
Sturgeon, John A.
Johnson, Kevin A.
Mackey, Sean C.
Darnall, Beth D.
- Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
Pain Research & Management,
(issn: 1203-6765, eissn: 1918-1523)
Research Article | R5-920 | Medicine (General) | Article Subject
Pain catastrophizing, a pattern of negative cognitive-emotional responses to actual or anticipated pain, maintains chronic pain and undermines response to treatments. Currently, precisely how pain catastrophizing influences pain processing is not well understood. In exp...